Leadership & Vision: 25 Keys to Motivation

Version: Unabridged
Author: Ramon J. Aldag , Buck Joseph
Narrator: John Woodman
Genres: Business & Economics, Motivation, Management & Leadership
Publisher: Listen & Live Audio
Published In: April 2005
# of Units: 3 CDs
Length: 3 hours, 30 minutes
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Overview

Leadership & Vision is part of The New York Times Pocket MBA Series, a reference series easily accessible to all businesspersons, from first-level managers to the executive suite. The 12-volume series is written by Ph.D.s who teach in the finest graduate business programs in the country, and edited by business editors from The New York Times. The structure of each volume presents an unparalleled synopsis of crucial principles of specific areas of business expertise. Learn the 25 keys to supervising and motivating management staff to realize your company vision, to ensure HR departments fulfill their crucial role in recruitment and employee retention and satisfaction.

Reviews (2)

Not a Good Listen

Written by Anonymous from Sunnyvale, CA on July 29th, 2010

  • Book Rating: 2/5

There's some good material in this book, but the problem is that it offers no case studies or detailed examples. It provides endless keys to apply but generally does not show how to apply them. As a result though some of the ideas are common knowledge or make good sense, the book didn't convince me of their application nor showed me the best manner (or any manner) to apply them. Finally the book does cover leadership principles, but very little of vision so its title implying a broader scope is not correct.

Leadership & Vision

Written by Richard Zdanis on October 5th, 2006

  • Book Rating: 4/5

Looking to be a better leader? Well, don't think that this book will make you one after listening to it only once. It is jam-packed with essentials for becoming a great leader. I had to listen to it about 3-4 times...just to be able to remember all of the great ideas discussed in it....and I lead a project team for a State grant! This is one important book to have.

Author Details

Author Details

Aldag, Ramon J.

Aldag is the Pyle Bascom Professor of Business Leadership, Chair of the Department of Management and Human Resources, and Co-Director of the Center for the Study of Organizational Performance in the Graduate School of Business at the University of Wisconsin.

Joseph, Buck

Joseph is Associate Professor of Management and Director of Business Communications Programs for the Management Institute of The School of Business at the University of Wisconsin. He conducts training and development programs for such clients as 3M Corp., Rayovac Corp. & P.H. Glatfelter Paper.